Technology alone will not be sufficient to cope with emission reduction challenges. Transport procurement requires attention for individual firms as well as the transport industry to tackle environmental challenges. The aim of this paper is to identify practice, perceptions and outlook of transport buyers in order to present a research agenda that informs the advancement of current practice, on the basis of surveys, capturing practice among Swedish transport buyers. The direction for future research comprise levels of analysis ranging from the service level to industry-level, and suggest a mixed-method, wherein surveys are combined with in-depth case studies and workshops.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of 25th annual IPSERA Conference, Dortmund, March 20-23, 2016.|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
|MoE publication type||A4 Article in conference proceedings|
|Event||International Purchasing and Supply, Education and Research Association (IPSERA) Conference - Dortmund, Germany|
Duration: 20.03.2016 → 23.03.2016
Conference number: 25
- 512 Business and Management